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Margery Bailey and Megan Cooper Reunite for “Porch Time – A Cabaret” at California Stage

Two friends from high school reunite after many years in “Porch Time – A Cabaret”  – One night only, Sunday, August 6th!

California Stage playCome join Margery Bailey and Megan Cooper, two friends from Sacramento High School, at California Stage as they reunite after many, many years and discover the life the other has led. On August 6th at 5pm, take a break from the heat and enjoy the cool sounds of Bailey and Cooper.

Grab a glass of wine or cool beverage and join Margery Bailey and Megan Cooper as they relax, sing, and recount stories of their pasts, hopes for the future, set the world to rights, with maybe a little “pontifidrinking” thrown in there.

Margery Bailey has performed regularly in Northern California, where she has sold out cabarets in San Francisco and Sacramento and was a regular at The Plush Room in San Francisco and Max’s Opera Café in Sacramento.  Favorite shows include: Falsettos with Lambda Players here in Sacramento, Night of the Iguana in Berkeley and Serenity an original rock musical in San Francisco.  Ms. Bailey has also taught yoga all over the world, including: Sacramento, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Oregon, Seattle, Chicago, Hawaii, New York, Tel Aviv, and Mexico. Continue reading

Wiley and the Hairy Man

California Stage Theater Creations and Kit Carson, an International Baccalaureate World School present
Suzan L. Zeder’s “Wiley and the Hairy Man”

Set deep within the mysterious Tombigbee Swamp, the story is a spine-tingling tale of a boy, his worst fears and the Hairy Man who haunts Wiley’s days and dreams.

Wiley and the Hairy Man

Through rhythm and rhyme, the magic of this play is not fairy dust, it is soil — the magic of survival, the magic of the earth and the mud of the swamp. In a duel of wits, Wiley learns to rely upon his own resources to conquer the Hairy Man…and his own fear.

Plays: Feb. 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19 at the California Stage Theater. 7pm Fridays and Saturdays, 2pm Sundays. Just $5.00 for all tickets.

Tickets only $5: Call 916-451-5822.

(Tickets are not available on the web for this play.)

Directed by California Stage Associate Director Michele Koehler. This production is the first in a collaborative association between California Stage and Kit Carson High School.

26th Season Opener: ‘The Whale’ Runs through Feb 12th

‘The Whale’  Opened Our 26th Season at Elly Award-Winning California Stage

The Whale
Joel Mario Rickert and Aviv Hannan in The Whale.

Fresh off winning an Elly Award for best production of a new script, California Stage opened the 26th season with the award winning play The Whale, Samuel D. Hunter’s incisive look at love, relationships and religious intolerance. Starring Joel Mario Rickert and directed by Shawn O’Neal, it opened January 13th.

The Whale is the recipient of the 2013 Lucille Lortel Award, Best Play, the 2013 Drama Desk Award for Significant Contribution to Theatre and the 2013 GLAAD Media Award, Outstanding Theatre. Continue reading